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Aah! Help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by SilkieLover1213, Nov 4, 2015.

  1. SilkieLover1213

    SilkieLover1213 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello!! Something is wrong with my chick! She has control over her legs, but not her feet. She's a few weeks old. We are thinking its spraddle leg or curled toes. Help please! I don't wanna lose her. Can someone tell me the treatment to whatever is wrong as well? Thank you so much! Have a good one!:D
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Can you give us a bit more info? What have you been feeding her? What is her brooder bedding/flooring? Did she get dropped, injured in any way?
     
  3. SilkieLover1213

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    She did have wooden flooring with bedding to scratch in, she has now been moved to a dirt bedding, we fed her medicated chick feed for her first two weeks, but now she eats regular chicken feed. She hasn't been dropped, no cuts on her feet, and she lets us touch her feet. She's been falling over and laying on her side, she struggles to get up if no one helps her. She's eating and drinking, seems healthy. We gave her pedialite yesterday.
     
  4. SilkieLover1213

    SilkieLover1213 Out Of The Brooder

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    Bump
     
  5. chickmomma03

    chickmomma03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can you post some pictures? it might help people out
     
  6. SilkieLover1213

    SilkieLover1213 Out Of The Brooder

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    These are the best I can get. My mom says it could mericks. She's breathing very heavily. She'll probably end up passing away
     
  7. SilkieLover1213

    SilkieLover1213 Out Of The Brooder

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    Bump. Please help [​IMG]
     
  8. chickmomma03

    chickmomma03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't have any advice :( I'm sorry. I hope she/he's alright.
     
  9. SilkieLover1213

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    It's okay. It's early I. The morning so I'm gonna go check on her. She will probably be gone by now. Thank you all for trying to help.
     
  10. SilkieLover1213

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    Someone please help I'm doing everything I can for her
     

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